Tag Archives: Dave Weiman

EAA Chapter Holds Hamburger Fly-In

Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine (online) – December 2020/January 2021 issue    

Posted in December 2020/January 2021, Fly-Ins & Air Shows, Sections, Sections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Midwest Flyer Magazine Online & In Print

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine (online) – December 2020/January 2021 As announced in the October/November 2020 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine, effective with this issue (December 2020/January 2021), we are publishing five (5) issues online, and one … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Columns, December 2020/January 2021, Dialogue | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Last Light In Patsy Cline’s Life

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – October/November 2020 issue Any time I hear about an aircraft accident which is attributed to “pilot error,” I cringe and try to put myself in the pilot’s seat. Was it a matter … Continue reading

Posted in Airports, All Features, Features, Features, October/November 2020 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hungry For A Flying Destination?

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – October/November 2020 issue I am sitting at my computer having just sent an email to would-be participants of our 2020 “Canada Fishing Fly-Out” to Miminiska Lodge, Ontario. Miminiska is one of very … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Columns, Dialogue, October/November 2020 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why we fly them, and how we make them fly?

by Sean Elliott Vice President, Advocacy and Safety Experimental Aircraft Association Published in Midwest Flyer – August/September 2020 issue EDITOR’S NOTE: On October 2, 2019, a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress owned by the Collings Foundation crashed at Bradley International Airport … Continue reading

Posted in Aircraft, All Features, August/September 2020, Books & Movies, EAA & AirVenture, Features, Features | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

AOPA’s Rusty Pilots Course, Good For Everyone!

by Dave Weiman @August 2020 All rights reserved. Published in Midwest Flyer – August/September 2020 It was time to complete my biennial flight review (BFR), and my flight instructor encouraged me to first take AOPA’s Rusty Pilots Online Course for … Continue reading

Posted in August/September 2020, Columns, Columns, Columns, Dialogue | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Flying On Floats Makes For Flying Fun!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – June/July 2020 issue & June 1981 issue EDITOR’S NOTE: I first published this article in the June 1981 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine, which describes my experience in getting a “seaplane rating.” … Continue reading

Posted in All Features, Features, Features, June/July 2020, Midwest Seaplane Pilot | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Decision To Close Northern Minnesota Airport On Hold!

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – June/July 2020 issue In the April/May 2020 issue of Midwest Flyer Magazine, the rural airport in Isle, Minnesota (MY72), and its all-volunteer association, were featured. At an earlier meeting between the city, … Continue reading

Posted in Airports, All Headlines, Headlines, Headlines, June/July 2020 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Something Good Will Come From It

by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – June/July 2020 issue By now, we have all sheltered in our homes and maintained our social distancing to the point we are no longer social; worn our facemasks whenever in public so … Continue reading

Posted in Columns, Columns, Columns, Dialogue, June/July 2011 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rochester International Airport

Meeting The Air Transportation Needs of The Mayo Clinic, Local Pilots & Businesses by Dave Weiman Published in Midwest Flyer – April/May 2020 issue Some airports have the unique status of including “regional” in their names, thereby serving more than … Continue reading

Posted in Airports, All Features, April/May 2020, Features | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment